Hadas Kuznits

(Joan Johson and some "frakturs" from the collection of her and her husband.  Photo by Hadas Kuznits)

German-American Folk Art Exhibit Opens at Philadelphia Museum of Art

The exhibit, from the private collection of Joan and Victor Johnson, contains more than 230 pieces of Pennsylvania German writings and drawings, called “frakturs.”

KYW Newsradio 1060–21 hours ago

(George Mickael, co-owner of Hunger Burger.  Photo provided)

What’s Cooking on 1060: Philanthropic Burgers, Flower Show Beer Garden, and Super Bowl Food Tips

Hadas reports this week on a new burger stand in Reading Terminal Market with a charitable mission, a pop-up beer garden coming to center city Philadelphia in conjunction with the Flower Show, and tips for what to serve at your Super Bowl party.

KYW Newsradio 1060–01/29/2015

(credit: Hadas Kuznits)

Getting Around Town On Foot Proves Difficult As Snow Turns To Slush

Rising temperatures were helping melt the snow, but hindering some from getting around parts of Philadelphia on foot Saturday.

01/24/2015

(A multiple-vehicle pileup in foul weather on the Blue Route on January 18, 2015, took two lives.  Photo by Steve Patterson)

Be Wary of Coming Winter Weather Across Delaware Valley, Driving Expert Warns

Jim Lardear, with AAA Midatlantic, says it’s necessary to change the way you drive in severe weather. Snow is expected Friday night and Sunday night.

KYW Newsradio 1060–01/23/2015

(Pa. state rep Curtis Thomas, D-Phila., speaks at a rally in memory of Kim Jones.  Photo by Hadas Kuznits)

Rally Held in Memory of Woman Murdered Last Week While Waiting For Septa Bus

The group, calling itself the “All Life Matters Coalition,” gathered at 12th and Jefferson Streets, where newlywed mother of two Kim Jones was shot once in the back of the head in broad daylight.

KYW Newsradio 1060–01/22/2015

(Daniel Creskoff, at Cinemug.  Photo by Hadas Kuznits)

What’s Cooking on 1060: Coffee with Movies, Pizza with Kindness, and Literacy with Cooking

KYW’s Hadas Kuznits reports on one pizza shop’s novel approach to crowdfunding, the Free Library’s efforts toward “culinary literacy,” and a coffee shop with something extra.

01/22/2015

Snow shovels. (File photo by KYW's Hadas Kuznits)

Local Doctor: Shoveling Snow In Cold Weather Could Be Bad For The Heart

Those out there shoveling snow this winter should do so with caution.

01/22/2015

(New Jersey governor Chris Christie emerges from voting on November 4, 2014.  Photo by Jeff Zelevansky/ Getty Images)

Poll Shows Gov. Christie’s Job Approval Rating At All-Time Low

“It’s a traffic nightmare that never ends for Governor Christie,” says Maurice Carroll, of the Quinnipiac University Polling Institute.

01/21/2015

(credit: J. Wilds/Getty Images)

Eastern State Penitentiary Recognizes MLK Day With Reading Of King’s Famous Letter

Now through Monday, Eastern State Penitentiary is hosting a program called “Letter from Birmingham Jail.”

01/17/2015

(Girl Scout cookies being sold in a local office building.  Photo by Ed Fischer)

Longtime Local Tradition, Girl Scout Cookie Sales, Begins Anew With Expanded Product Line

Last year the Girl Scouts rolled out their first gluten-free cookie.

01/15/2015

(John O'Brien, at Smokin' John's.  Photo provided)

What’s Cooking on 1060: Center City Bargains, New BBQ, and Japanese-Italian

In her latest report, Hadas tells us about a new barbecue joint in Manayunk, a very special two-cuisine dinner coming this month, and the Center City District’s two-week restaurant festival.

01/15/2015

(A "Chow Down With Veterans" cooking class at the Free Library of Philadelphia.  Photo by Hadas Kuznits)

Phila. Free Library Holds Healthy Cooking Classes With Focus on Military Vets

The Free Library of Philadelphia has hosted its second monthly session of “Chow Down with Veterans” in its fourth-floor culinary literacy center kitchen.

01/14/2015

From left to right:
Michele Morelli (top-rated Italian coffee roaster)
Riccardo Longo (culinary & wine director)
Stefano Biasini (reigning Italian gelato champion) (credit: Hadas Kuznits)

What’s Cooking on 1060: Butchery, A Foodie Conference & A New Authentic Italian Café

This week, Hadas Kuznits has details on butchery classes, the 2015 Philly Chef Conference and a new, authentic Italian café.

01/08/2015

(Photo provided by Holly Mantle)

High School, College Students Convene For Philadelphia Futures Conference

The 15th annual Philadelphia Futures Conference took place in University City Saturday.

01/03/2015

(Amy Paulishak, senior VP of Brides Against Breast Cancer, poses with gowns for sale at the Clarion Hotel in Essington, Pa.    Photo by Hadas Kuznits)

Bridal Gown Sale in Delco Benefits Breast Cancer Patients and Families

Hundreds of gowns are now at the Clarion Hotel in Essington, Pa., in preparation for the Delaware Valley’s stop of the “Brides Against Breast Cancer Nationwide Tour.”

01/02/2015

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